BELGIUM: Colruyt Group’s energy specialist Eoly to power Flanders’ first public charging station network

Halle, Belgium, 2017-Jun-27 — /EPR Retail News/ — Eoly, Colruyt Group’s energy specialist, was chosen to supply green power to the first public charging station network in Flanders. By order of the Flemish Government, charging station operator Allego is installing 2,500 charging stations by 2020, 650 of which later this year. As a 100 % […]

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METRO GROUP invests in mobile payment and customer engagement platform Yoyo Wallet

Düsseldorf, 2017-Jun-27 — /EPR Retail News/ — METRO GROUP invests in the London-based start-up Yoyo Wallet, a fast growing mobile payment and customer engagement platform operating in the European market. Founded in 2013, Yoyo provides a combination of fast and simple-to-use mobile payment, ordering, and personalised loyalty and reward programs, all backed by an analytics […]

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Office Depot enters exclusive licensing agreement with Centriq Technology to develop unique business application

BOCA RATON, Fla. & SAN FRANCISCO, 2017-Jun-24 — /EPR Retail News/ — Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ:ODP), a leading provider of office products, services, and solutions, announced it is entering into an exclusive licensing agreement with Centriq Technology, Inc., to develop a unique business application utilizing their award-winning asset management platform. “This exclusive agreement with Centriq […]

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iD Mobile launches new campaign ‘#WeGotThis’ with and starring BAFTA award-winning actor Asim Chaudhry

Bafta-winning actor stars in mobile network’s new tongue-in-cheek campaign LONDON, 2017-Jun-22 — /EPR Retail News/ —iD Mobile is spreading happiness today with the launch of its new campaign ‘#WeGotThis’, created with and starring BAFTA award-winning actor Asim Chaudhry. Chaudhry brings his trademark deadpan humour to the launch film, ‘Control Room’, available to watch on iD Mobile’s […]

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Discount Drug Stores announced new initiatives and technological advancements at its 10th national conference

Discount Drug Stores announced new initiatives and technological advancements at its 10th national conference   Rowville VIC, Australia, 2017-Jun-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — Amid the picturesque waters of Noumea, New Caledonia, Discount Drug Stores announced a host of new initiatives and technological advancements at its 10th national conference that took place May 27 – […]

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DICK’S Sporting Goods opens new DICK’S Team Sports HQ office in San Diego

PITTSBURGH, 2017-Jun-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — DICK’S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS) announced today the opening of a new DICK’S Team Sports HQ  office in San Diego to serve as a west coast technology and innovation center.  The new tech center supports DICK’S digital transformation efforts and will provide cloud based administrative infrastructure, management solutions, analytics […]

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Global Wireless Health and Fitness Device Market Size, Status, Revenue, Growth Rate and Forecast (2017-2022)

Pune, India, 2017-Jun-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Global Wireless Health and Fitness Device Market:   Geographically, this report is segmented into several key Regions, with production, consumption, revenue (million USD), market share and growth rate of Wireless Health and Fitness Device in these regions, from 2012 to 2022 (forecast), covering North America Europe China […]

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Credit Libanais to transform its contact centre infrastructure with NCR’s innovative technologies

Credit Libanais to transform its contact centre infrastructure with NCR’s innovative technologies   NCR solutions will help Credit Libanais offer customers an exceptional contact centre experience and scale to offer new omni-channel banking services BEIRUT, Lebanon, 2017-Jun-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions, today (June 20, 2017) […]

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Food Marketing Institute supports Shoptalk’s new program for the grocery and consumer packaged goods industries

NEW YORK, NY and ARLINGTON, VA, 2017-Jun-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Shoptalk, the organizer of the world’s most important events for retail and ecommerce innovation, announced today the launch of Grocerytalk, a new program for the grocery and consumer packaged goods industries to take place during Shoptalk on March 18-21, 2018, at the Venetian in […]

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2017 NACS Insight European Convenience Retail Technology Award presented to Valora

LONDON, 2017-Jun-19 — /EPR Retail News/ — Valora has won the 2017 European Convenience Retail Technology Award, sponsored by Verifone, a world leader in payments technology and commerce solutions. The award was presented during the NACS Insight Convenience Summit–Europe in London on June 14 at this year’s International Convenience Retailer Awards gala. The award recognizes Valora, […]

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Panera Bread now an industry-leading restaurant e-tailer; surpassed $1 Billion in digital sales

Digital Investments Enable a Personalized and Enhanced Guest Experience ST. LOUIS, 2017-Jun-19 — /EPR Retail News/ — Digital sales at Panera Bread Company (NASDAQ: PNRA) – those made via mobile, web, or kiosk – have surpassed $1 Billion on an annualized basis and could double in 2019. Since the inception of its Panera 2.0 program in […]

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New METRO Accelerator powered by TechStars Calls on Start-ups To Work on Tech Solutions for Retail

Startups from seven countries will scale up their new digital applications for retail and wholesale The teams will collaborate with more than 100 mentors from METRO, Real and their partner Techstars for three months in Berlin and receive up to €120,000 in funding each Several hundred applications from 24 nations received for the new METRO […]

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Lafayette Plug and Play and Carrefour France Unite Their Expertise To Strengthen Open Innovation in Retail

Boulogne-Billancourt, France, 2017-Jun-19 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Lafayette Plug and Play innovation platform – an accelerator dedicated to retail and fashion created by the partnership between the Galeries Lafayette Group and Plug and Play Tech Center – and Carrefour France – the French largest food retailer – announce the signature of a new […]

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NCR leads the world in self-checkout according to research by RBR

DULUTH, Ga., 2017-Jun-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) leads the world in self-checkout (SCO), according to research published by strategic research and consulting firm RBR. According to RBR, NCR has been the overall market leader since 2003 and maintains its dominant position within the SCO market with 73 percent global shipment […]

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NCR’s touchscreen-only ATM earns ‘Approved Gold’ status from the Royal National Institute of Blind People

London UK, 2017-Jun-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions, today (June 14, 2017) announced that the Cx110, its touchscreen-only ATM, is the first ATM in the world to be given ‘Approved Gold’ status by the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB), highlighting the company’s ongoing commitment […]

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Bora Payment Systems, Bottomline Technologies, CSI globalVCard, MineralTree and Priority Commercial Payments the first partners to obtain Visa Ready for Business Solutions approval

SAN FRANCISCO, 2017-Jun-15 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today (Jun. 13, 2017), Visa (NYSE:V) announced Visa Ready Program for Business Solutions, a strategic framework to help technology companies that integrate with Visa’s business-to-business (B2B) payment services and data solutions ensure that they meet Visa’s standards and are market ready. Bora Payment Systems, Bottomline Technologies, CSI […]

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Amazon expands its career re-training program Career Choice to include robotics and photovoltaic certifications

Amazon’s career re-training program pre-pays 95 percent of tuition for courses in high-demand fields regardless of relevancy to Amazon Amazon continues to expand Career Choice with additional on-site classrooms at its fulfillment centers, more eligible fields of study and open-sourcing the program to other companies SEATTLE, 2017-Jun-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) today (Jun. […]

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CVS Health with Drug Store News and Mack Elevation to hold health innovation summit

WOONSOCKET, R.I., 2017-Jun-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today (June 13, 2017), CVS Health (NYSE: CVS), in partnership with Drug Store News and Mack Elevation, will hold an innovation summit that brings together leaders from major health care, technology and consumer brands including Facebook, Under Armour, Google and IBM, among others, for a discussion about […]

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His Royal Highness, Prince Andrew visits world’s first Automated Retail Distribution Centre at Asda’s new facility in Warrington

His Royal Highness, Prince Andrew visits world’s first Automated Retail Distribution Centre at Asda’s new facility in Warrington   Colleagues work alongside state of the art automated technology at the site, which serves supermarkets across Manchester and Liverpool, along with Cheshire, Lancashire and North Wales LEEDS, England, 2017-Jun-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — His Royal […]

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Intershop helps QBank develop its integration capabilities with various tools and platforms

Jena, Germany, 2017-Jun-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — QBank continues to develop its integration capabilities with various tools. The company’s latest launch is the integration for the German e-commerce system, Intershop. Intershop and QBank have been partners for about a year, and now they have taken the next step in offering an integrated solution between their platforms. This enables them to […]

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Diebold Nixdorf and Samsung SDS America present mobile-based biometric authentication approach at Digital Banking conference

Technology leaders simplify authentication and strengthen security with mobile facial recognition NORTH CANTON, Ohio and RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J., 2017-Jun-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — Diebold Nixdorf, the leader in driving connected commerce, and Samsung SDS America (“Samsung”) are teaming up to showcase how integrating advanced mobile technology—such as facial recognition—and the self-service channel can lead to […]

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NCR launches latest omni-channel banking solutions to help Indian banks in digital and omni-channel transformations

NCR’s omni-channel solutions and innovative software platforms provides banks the flexibility to adopt emerging technologies and reduce operating costs MUMBAI, India, 2017-Jun-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions, today (June 12, 2017) unveiled its suite of integrated CxBanking solutions to help financial institutions (FIs) in India to […]

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NCR and Red Rook Team-up to Provide Omni-Channel Commerce To Specialty Retailers in North America

ATLANTA, GA, 2017-Jun-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — Red Rook announced today (June 6, 2017) an initiative with NCR (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions, to provide robust omni-channel solutions to specialty retailers in North America.  Red Rook’s Commerce5 solution leverages the power of NCR Counterpoint, and the Magento ecommerce platform, to deliver […]

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Tyra Banks and Kobe Bryant joins the list of speakers at NRF’s Shop.org conference

WASHINGTON, 2017-Jun-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Celebrities Tyra Banks and Kobe Bryant will join executives from Disney, TechStyle, theSkimm, DSW, Ashley Stewart, Affirm and Peloton to headline the list of speakers this fall at the National Retail Federation’s Shop.org conference, NRF announced today (June 8, 2017). The conference, which is the digital retail industry’s […]

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Visa adds 13 new partners to participate in its token service provider (TSP) program

Visa Adds Thirteen New Token Service Providers to Broaden Global Access to Visa Token Service SAN FRANCISCO & NEW YORK, 2017-Jun-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today (June 7, 2017), Visa (NYSE:V) announced it has signed 13 new partners to participate in its token service provider (TSP) program, as the payments industry shifts from plastic to […]

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AWS Greengrass now available to all customers

Annapurna, BSquare, Canonical, Digi International, Intel, Lenovo, Mongoose, Qualcomm Technologies, Raspberry Pi, Samsung, Technicolor, and Wistron join growing list of partners and OEMs bringing AWS Greengrass to connected devices Customers including Enel, Konecranes, Nokia, Pentair, Rio Tinto, and Stanley Black & Decker, are using AWS Greengrass for Industrial IoT SEATTLE, 2017-Jun-08 — /EPR Retail News/ […]

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MIGROS LUZERN MODERNISIERT IHRE BETRIEBSZENTRALE IN DIERIKON

MIGROS LUZERN MODERNISIERT IHRE BETRIEBSZENTRALE IN DIERIKON   Dierikon, Switzerland, 2017-Jun-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — Die Anforderungen an die Betriebszentrale der Genossenschaft Migros Luzern in Dierikon steigen stetig. Deshalb soll sie über die kommenden Jahre etappenweise modernisiert werden. Ein entsprechendes Baugesuch wird bei der Gemeinde Dierikon eingegeben. Um den aktuellen und künftigen Anforderungen als Logistik- […]

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EROSKI Viajes y IRONTEC reciben el premio Open Awards a la mejor transformación digital en gran empresa

EROSKI Viajes y IRONTEC reciben el premio Open Awards a la mejor transformación digital en gran empresa   EROSKI Viajes ha abordado la transformación de una estructura de trabajo analógica de más de 20 años en una totalmente digital de la mano de la ingeniería informática de software libre Irontec La división de empresas de […]

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Accenture Strategy report quantified the impact of digital transformation on consumer industries over the next decade

U.S. consumer attitudes shift as many become open to intelligent technologies taking an active role in purchasing decisions NEW YORK, 2017-Jun-06 — /EPR Retail News/ — Retailers and consumer goods companies could unlock $2.95 trillion in value for the industry and consumers over the next decade by accelerating digital transformation, according to a new report […]

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JAPAN: Rakuten Pay smartphone app payment service now available at Lawson stores

From August 2017, Rakuten Pay available at Lawson stores nationwide https://pay.rakuten.co.jp/detail Tokyo, 2017-Jun-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — Rakuten, Inc. and Lawson, Inc. today ( June 1, 2017) announced that the two companies have concluded a basic agreement for the introduction of “Rakuten Pay,” Rakuten’s smartphone app payment service, to Lawson stores. Based on the agreement, […]

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